Peoria Pere Marquette Marriott

Peoria Public Radio News
8:03 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Peoria council approves LST 325 project, defers other issues

The City of Peoria is making a bid to have the LST 325 dock on its Riverfront. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports:

The Council voted seven to four to extend an invitation to the LST Board, committing 500-thousand dollars to the project and pledging to assemble the remaining financing if the ship makes the move. That could amount to more than a million dollars.

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Peoria Public Radio News
4:27 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Peoria's Pere Marquette Marriott opens for business

Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis gets an honoray key to the hotel from Marriott International Area VP Rita Cuddihy
Tanya Koonce WCBU

  The historic and renovated Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette hotel opened at 3:00. The hotel staff presses a button at that time, and Peoria’s so-called Grand Lady becomes part of Marriott’s world wide hotel and conference centers. 

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